In this season of giving, we would appreciate any coverage of Good Shepherd Center of Monroe County you could offer to help explain the growing need and how East Tennessee neighbors can help.


Good Shepherd Center of Monroe County 5150 Highway 411 S. Madisonville, TN 37354 423.420.4888


End of Year donation campaign for this volunteer-staffed 501 (c) (3) non-profit that has provided food and clothing and basic needs to Monroe County, Tennessee residents in need since 1986.


December, 2023


Media exposure about the growing demand of struggling Monroe County residents as the Center serves ongoing clients and at least 4 NEW families and individuals every day throughout Fall 2023.
Current monthly average service: 30,000 lbs. food/used clothing/hygiene items/school backpacks/Kids’ Christmas gifts 
400 families/1,000 individuals/150 senior citizens/400 children

Media Contact:  

Please contact Executive Director Tina Smith for an interview or to answer questions, 
Office: 423-420-8888 Cell: 865-776-7745
Below are our 2023 End-Of-Year Donation postcard that the Good Shepherd Center is sending out for donations to meet the growing needs of the struggling Monroe County citizens. Click to download a full size PDF version of each.  For more information, go to Home – Good Shepherd Center     

Thank you for your consideration